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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

¯ ARKWRIGHT — Sheriff’s deputies were called on Friday evening to help locate a missing hunter.

At about 8:20 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the area of Hall Road. Sheriff’s deputies, Sheriff K-9 unit and New York state Forest Rangers were able to locate the missing hunter, Richard E. Snyder Jr, 54, of Lakeview, a half-mile into the woods.

Snyder was able to exit the woods without any injuries.

¯ MAYVILLE — A reported altercation on Friday evening has led to charges against a village woman.

Sheriff’s deputies report that around 10:30 p.m., they responded to an address regarding the incident. Upon arrival, Deputies spoke with 37-year-old Margie Curry. A subsequent investigation led to her being charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and endangering the welfare of a child.

Curry was transported to the Chautauqua County Jail pending Centralized Arraignment.

Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office

¯ CARROLTON — A Cattaraugus woman is facing a number of charges after two separate incidents and after not being truthful about her identity.

On Monday, State Police at New York at Olean made a vehicle and traffic stop shortly after midnight. The initial investigation revealed that the operator, who identified herself as Joanne Jones of Jamestown was driving while ability impaired by drugs. It was later determined that the female was actually Little Angel Goodwill. She was issued tickets returnable to the Town of Carrolton Court for driving while ability impaired by drugs, second-degree criminal impersonation and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

On Thursday, Goodwill was involved in an accident and again used the information of Jones with the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Department. Goodwill was arraigned for both incidents and remanded to the Cattaraugus County Jail.

¯ GOWANDA — Rico A. Acevedo, 23, of Gowanda, was arrested Nov. 27 at 4:20 p.m. over a violation of probation warrant from Persia Town Court after the Gowanda Police Department located him and contacted sheriff’s deputies. Acevedo was arraigned, released and is due back in court Dec. 10.


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